Teaching Guides

Backwards Design, Writing Learning Outcomes, Creating a Course Syllabus

Formative vs. Summative Assessment, Structuring Grading Policies, Redos and Extra Credit, Grading on a Curve?

Why Active Learning? Strategies for Large and Small Classrooms, Using Polling Technology (iClicker) and tech-free polling options.

Strategies for  Designing Group Work that Works

STEM outcomes UCLA, Understanding Implicit Bias and Stereotype Threat, Strategies for Cultivating Inclusive Classrooms

Strategies for Getting Feedback from Your Students, Using a Mid-Quarter Evaluation

Open-source and free multimedia resources you can use to supplement textbook materials.

Campus resources and support services around UCLA available to students.

View resources by specific discipline: Biology, Chemistry, Engineering and Applied Science, Mathematics, Physics and Astronomy

Additional information about CEILS services and programs available throughout the year include individual consultations, summer institutes and programs.

“Bringing Theory to Practice” (BTtoP) workshops are short (1-2 hours) targeted traingings and workshops offered throughout the year.